Student Discipline Policy


The goals and objectives of this policy are to provide effective discipline practices that: (1) ensure the safety and dignity of students and staff; (2) maintain a positive, weapons-free, and drug-free learning environment; (3) keep school property and the property of others secure; (4) address the causes of a student’s misbehavior and provide opportunities for all individuals involved in an incident to participate in its resolution; and (5) teach students positive behavioral skills to become independent, self-disciplined citizens in the school community and society.

This policy includes information about:

  • When and where conduct rules apply
  • Prohibited student conduct
  • Disciplinary measures
  • Isolated time out, time out, and physical restraint
  • Weapons
  • Re-engagement of returning students
  • Required notices
  • Delegation of authority
  • Student handbook

Read more: Board Policy 5365: Student Behavior